Your little one is going to become an expert abacus when you give them this Abacus to play with. The abacus, though it may seem to some people like it's the calculator of the past, is still widely used throughout the world by merchants. This educational game will help your little one recognize patterns and colors as well as learn some basic math skills. Other activities that you can play with this item are included in the package so that your child can continue building upon their knowledge. You'll have a little Isaac Newton on your hands when you start developing your child's math skills early with this abacus.